Tools For You
Update your Health Profile for the Study
You may click on the photo below and download a copy of a blank Health Update Research Study Questionnaire anytime you wish to let us know something. Because your internet server is not private, you will have to print it and send it back to us in a sealed envelope marked confidential. Be sure to put your name, date, and address on it. We will keep it entirely secure and enter our database only by ID number. We will not retain the writtten research survey after it enters the database with your prior data.
Topics of Interest
Hands Only CPR For Everyone
The Most Important One Minute Video you May Ever Watch. CPR is much easier than you every thought under the new guidelines. View a video demonstration of CPR.
Heart Disease in Women and Family History
Although heart disease is less common in women than in men, it is important to recognize that it does occur in women, especially if they have a family history. Often doctors may fail to make this diagnosis in women. Knowing when to see treatment is particularly important for women in our study. So much heart disease can be prevented with modifications in your lifestyle and good preventive health care. View a short video about family history and women's risk.
Are You Normal, Overweight, Obese?
Calculate your BMI (Weight Adjusted to Your Height)
Use this BMI calculator to find out from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. You just need to know your approximate height and weight.